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Foden's Heritage and fire update

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 July 2017

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Following the band room fire in April '16 all items were subsequently removed to a lock up in Sandbach with the 40 foot lock quickly filling with fire damaged property. Over the past year a considerable amount of time has been spent at the lock up to establish if any items could be recovered,...

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How to improvise

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 July 2017

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In their final video based on 'Improvisation' John Barber and Andy Scott explain about the '12 Bar Blues'

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How do I improvise

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 June 2017

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Foden's look at answering this question in the first of two videos featuring artists John Barber and Andy Scott courtesy of a funding award from Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for a “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”

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'Style, Feel and Groove'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 May 2017

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In the 1st of 3 video's Andy Scott and John Barber talk about 'Style, Feel and Groove.'

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Heritage Funding

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 22 March 2017

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Please see the below link to an article on 'Heritage Funding'

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Donation from Air Products helps to support Foden’s Band 'Youth Education Programme'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 January 2017

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Local Industrial Gases Company, Air Products, has donated £500 as part of its community support strategy to Foden’s Band 'Youth Education Programme'.

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Foden's Band secure 'Heritage Lottery Funding'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 October 2016

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Foden's have announced that an application to the 'Heritage Lottery Fund' for a 'Heritage and Digital Project' for £26,400 against a total project cost of £35,520 has been accepted with work starting in December '16 with a finished timeline of March '18.

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Tips from the Top Video 1

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 July 2016

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In May Foden’s Band secured a major award from Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for a “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”.

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Update on Foden's Three Year Strategic Plan

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 27 June 2016

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In May Foden’s Band secured a major award from Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for a “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”.

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Foden's secures major Arts Council Grant

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 May 2016

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Foden’s Band secures major award from Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”.

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For any conductor and every audience, Foden’s Band is a musical Magic Carpet. It continually takes the listener to places that few other ensembles rarely even approach Howard Snell